Expat - New York · Nth America

NYC Speakeasy bars

Finding the NYC speakeasy bars was one of my NYC bucket list to-do's. What is a speakeasy bar? It is an establishment that sold alcohol during the Prohibition which meant they were out of sight (hidden) from the general public. How did you come to the list above? I collected a list of bars from… Continue reading NYC Speakeasy bars

Expat - New York

A visit to Hulu’s Seinfeld pop-up apartment

On Sunday a few of us went to the pop-up Seinfeld apartment re-created by Hulu. It was created in celebration of the full Seinfeld series being streamed on Hulu. It was truly an awesome experience.  The pop up apartment was only opened for five days and Sunday was the last day. We arrived at 8am… Continue reading A visit to Hulu’s Seinfeld pop-up apartment

Expat - New York

Getting Work in NY as an Expat, I-765 application

I hope my job hunt story will be as much as a surprise to everyone as it was to me. For those that have been following our journey to New York, you would know that I wasn’t able to immediately work once I arrived, however Husband was able to. Someone had told me that I… Continue reading Getting Work in NY as an Expat, I-765 application

Expat - New York · Nth America

Coal fired pizza from Lombardi’s

Last night we walked to Little Italy for pizza from Lombardi's Pizza - 32 Spring St. New York, NY 10012 after a recommendation to go there because they had coal ovens which they cooked the pizzas in. [We had our starter from Urban Lobster Shack which you can read here] When we arrived we were given a… Continue reading Coal fired pizza from Lombardi’s

Expat - New York · Nth America

Our trip to the Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island

Yesterday we went on the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island tour. This is one of the first big tourist sites we have actually visited since moving over. We advance purchased our Statue of Liberty with Crown access. Our ferry departed from Battery Park at 1PM and arrived at Liberty Island. It didn’t seem like it was a… Continue reading Our trip to the Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island